Women in Economics Mentoring and Networking Retreat

Women in Economics Mentoring and Networking Retreat
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Register for 2021 Retreat

The WinE Committee is pleased to announce the 9th retreat will be held in connection with EEA-ESEM 2021. The Econometric Society will once again be joining forces with the WinE in the organisation of this mentoring retreat.

Dates and Location

The retreat will begin at around 2pm on Sunday, August 22, and conclude at lunchtime on Monday, August 23, just before the start of EEA-ESEM 2021. All details will be given out on acceptance of application.

What's Included?

The Retreat is subject to a registration fee of €100. Mentees who attend the Retreat will be able to apply for a travel grant of €100. This year as the Retreat is virtual, the registration fee and the travel grant are waived. There will be presentations from top female economists during the afternoon of day 1, while day 2 will focus on smaller group sessions. There will be a networking reception on the evening of Sunday August 22.


If you are interested in participating, please complete the application form (opens December 15). All successful applicants will be informed of participation by April 18, 2021.

How To Apply

To apply for the Retreat, please click here. (NOW CLOSED)
If you have any questions, please address them to congress@eeassoc.org

The Retreat is open to early career female economists with positions (post-doctoral fellows, lecturers, researchers) at academic and research institutions and who obtained their PhDs between 2016-2021.  All participants at Retreat must be must be a member of the EEA or ES.

Please note that due to such high demand of the Retreat, and limited spaces available, applications by participants at previous retreats cannot be accepted.

The co-chairs of this year's Retreat are Estelle Cantillon (EEA WinE Committee member) and Maria Guadalupe (ES representative).